Civil Rights

Read up on Martin Luther King Jr. and the Civil Rights Movement
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My mantelpiece : a memoir of survival and social justice Carolyn Goodman My mantelpiece : a memoir of survival and social justice cover image
Civil rights chronicle : letters from the South Clarice T Campbell Civil rights chronicle : letters from the South cover image
Orders to kill : the truth behind the murder of Martin Luther King William F Pepper Orders to kill : the truth behind the murder of Martin Luther King cover image
African descendants in colonial America : impact on the preservation of peace, security, and safety in New England, 1638-1783 Lievin Kambamba Mboma African descendants in colonial America : impact on the preservation of peace, security, and safety in New England, 1638-1783 cover image
Colored cosmopolitanism : the shared struggle for freedom in the United States and India Nico Slate Colored cosmopolitanism : the shared struggle for freedom in the United States and India cover image
History and achievement of the NAACP Jacqueline L Harris History and achievement of the NAACP cover image
The light of truth : writings of an anti-lynching crusader Ida B Wells-Barnett The light of truth : writings of an anti-lynching crusader cover image
Who Was Coretta Scott King? Gail Herman Who Was Coretta Scott King? cover image
This little light of mine : the life of Fannie Lou Hamer Kay Mills This little light of mine : the life of Fannie Lou Hamer cover image
Lost prophet : the life and times of Bayard Rustin John D'Emilio Lost prophet : the life and times of Bayard Rustin cover image
Soul City : race, equality, and the lost dream of an American utopia Thomas Healy Soul City : race, equality, and the lost dream of an American utopia cover image
From reconciliation to revolution : the Student Interracial Ministry, Liberal Christianity, and the Civil Rights Movement David P Cline From reconciliation to revolution : the Student Interracial Ministry, Liberal Christianity, and the Civil Rights Movement cover image
The civil rights movement : opposing viewpoints The civil rights movement : opposing viewpoints cover image
The ghost of Jim Crow : how southern moderates used Brown v. Board of Education to stall civil rights Anders Walker The ghost of Jim Crow : how southern moderates used Brown v. Board of Education to stall civil rights cover image
My life with Martin Luther King, Jr. Coretta Scott King My life with Martin Luther King, Jr. cover image
Bayard Rustin : American dreamer Jerald E Podair Bayard Rustin : American dreamer cover image
A matter of Black and white : the autobiography of Ada Lois Sipuel Fisher Ada Lois Sipuel Fisher A matter of Black and white : the autobiography of Ada Lois Sipuel Fisher cover image
Maya Angelou : the poetry of living Margaret Courtney-Clarke Maya Angelou : the poetry of living cover image
Making our way home : the Great Migration and the Black American dream Blair Imani Making our way home : the Great Migration and the Black American dream cover image
White supremacy and racism in the post-civil rights era Eduardo Bonilla-Silva White supremacy and racism in the post-civil rights era cover image
Walking with the wind : a memoir of the movement John Lewis Walking with the wind : a memoir of the movement cover image
Eleanor Roosevelt : fighter for justice : her impact on the civil rights movement, the White House, and the world Ilene Cooper Eleanor Roosevelt : fighter for justice : her impact on the civil rights movement, the White House, and the world cover image
Bayard Rustin : behind the scenes of the civil rights movement James Haskins Bayard Rustin : behind the scenes of the civil rights movement cover image
Everyday white people confront racial & social injustice : 15 stories Everyday white people confront racial & social injustice : 15 stories cover image
The education of Booker T. Washington : American democracy and the idea of race relations Michael Rudolph West The education of Booker T. Washington : American democracy and the idea of race relations cover image
Floyd Patterson : a boxer and a gentleman Alan Howard Levy Floyd Patterson : a boxer and a gentleman cover image
Young, Black, and determined : a biography of Lorraine Hansberry Pat McKissack Young, Black, and determined : a biography of Lorraine Hansberry cover image
Hostle heartland : racism, repression, and resistance in the Midwest Brent M S Campney Hostle heartland : racism, repression, and resistance in the Midwest cover image
When freedom would triumph : the civil rights struggle in Congress, 1954-1968 Robert Mann When freedom would triumph : the civil rights struggle in Congress, 1954-1968 cover image
The Civil Rights movement in American memory The Civil Rights movement in American memory cover image
Nelson Mandela : a voice set free Rebecca Stefoff Nelson Mandela : a voice set free cover image
My life, my love, my legacy Coretta Scott King My life, my love, my legacy cover image
March on Washington : jobs, freedom, and the forgotten history of civil rights William Powell Jones March on Washington : jobs, freedom, and the forgotten history of civil rights cover image
John Lewis : from freedom rider to Congressman Christine M Hill John Lewis : from freedom rider to Congressman cover image
Daddy King : an autobiography Martin Luther King Daddy King : an autobiography cover image
Simple justice : the history of Brown v. Board of Education and Black America's struggle for equality Richard Kluger Simple justice : the history of Brown v. Board of Education and Black America's struggle for equality cover image
A traveler's guide to the civil rights movement Jim Carrier A traveler's guide to the civil rights movement cover image
African Americans and civil rights : from 1619 to the present Michael L Levine African Americans and civil rights : from 1619 to the present cover image
Maroon the implacable : the collected writings of Russell Maroon Shoatz Russell Shoats Maroon the implacable : the collected writings of Russell Maroon Shoatz cover image
Unruly immigrants : rights, activism, and transnational South Asian politics in the United States Monisha Das Gupta Unruly immigrants : rights, activism, and transnational South Asian politics in the United States cover image
An eyewitness history of the civil rights movement Sanford Wexler An eyewitness history of the civil rights movement cover image
A mission from God : a memoir and challenge for America James Meredith A mission from God : a memoir and challenge for America cover image
Selma 1965 : the photographs of Spider Martin Selma 1965 : the photographs of Spider Martin cover image
If your back's not bent : the role of the Citizenship Education Program in the civil rights movement Dorothy F Cotton If your back's not bent : the role of the Citizenship Education Program in the civil rights movement cover image
Our Auntie Rosa : the family of Rosa Parks remembers her life and lessons Sheila McCauley Keys Our Auntie Rosa : the family of Rosa Parks remembers her life and lessons cover image
The Black power movement : rethinking the civil rights-Black power era The Black power movement : rethinking the civil rights-Black power era cover image
Mine eyes have seen : bearing witness to the Civil Rights struggle Bob Adelman Mine eyes have seen : bearing witness to the Civil Rights struggle cover image
The movement : the African American struggle for civil rights Thomas C Holt The movement : the African American struggle for civil rights cover image
Odetta : a life in music and protest Ian Zack Odetta : a life in music and protest cover image
Sweet land of liberty : the forgotten struggle for civil rights in the North Thomas J Sugrue Sweet land of liberty : the forgotten struggle for civil rights in the North cover image